Characteristics were investigated for 169 special education students referred to a child psychiatrist consultant. There was a common occurence of learning or language disorders, predominance of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, severity and complexity of psychopathology,and undertreatment. The teachers especially asked about diagnosis, behavioral management, and medication and also about issues involving learning and language disorders.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Feb 7 2001|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Psychiatry and Mental health